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Assassin’s Creed Unity – Abstergo Employee Guide review

by 2 weeks ago

Being committed to a fiction requires more than a slick veneer to pull your audience in.  It requires a great deal of backstory, detail, and in the case of Assassin’s …

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The Art of Assassin’s Creed Unity – l’âme de Paris

by 2 weeks ago

This is how it’s done. There are art books that I’ve checked out in the past that give you the journey from inception to release, but others that seem to …

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A Look Inside: Brady Games’ Advanced Warfare Guide

by 3 weeks ago

Games are awesome, but sometimes a little difficult. It can be hard to find the one requirement to top off your achievements, or to really tell the difference between different …

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Game of Thrones : The Poster Collection – Wear it like armor

by 3 months ago

I bet if I stopped somebody on the street and asked them to hum the theme to Game of Thrones they’d likely look at me like I’d lost my mind.  …

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Blackbeard the Lost Journal – a semi-fictional trip into the world of Edward Teach

by 3 months ago

We are rapidly approaching the launch of the next chapter in the Assassin’s Creed series; furling our sails to make landfall in Revolutionary France. But Ubisoft isn’t quite done with …

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Art of Watch Dogs book – an incomplete look behind the curtain

by 4 months ago

If you read my review of Watch Dogs you know that I enjoyed the hacking culture of the game quite a bit. It, like other Titan Books productions, is a …

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The Last of Us Poster Collection review

by 7 months ago

The Last of Us was a fantastic achievement in storytelling and art direction – in fact, we liked it so much that we named it 2013’s Game of the Year. …

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The Elder Scrolls Online: The Poster Collection – a beatiful war of nations

by 7 months ago

Readers of Gaming Trend are pretty well aware that I’m a sucker for game artwork - it’s why I buy Collector’s Editions of games. It’s not the awesome figures (though …

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Larger than life – The Art of Titanfall

by 10 months ago

Right around the corner is easily the most anticipated Xbox One title that we know. While Microsoft and the third-party partners prep for E3, GDC, SXSW, and more, the team …

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The Art of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag – beautiful savagery

by 1 year ago

Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag is gorgeous on the next-generation platforms, and recently you’ve had the chance to see it for yourself. For those who haven’t, I can assure you …

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Stay Awhile and Listen – the first chapter of Blizzard’s empire

by 1 year ago

If you’ve ever trolled through the official Battle.net forums, you likely understand what I mean when I say “reading the blue posts.”  Well, author David L. Craddock did that, and …

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